2023-24 University of Notre Dame International Merit Scholarship (US Based)


Scholarship Awarding University: 
University of Notre Dame

Type of degree: 

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will close on the 1st of January, 2023.

Scholarship Summary: 
Notre Dame offers merit scholarships to a limited number of international students, accepted for admission as first-time incoming freshmen, who demonstrate exceptional accomplishment, leadership, commitment to service, and intellectual promise.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria: 
There are no set criteria for consideration but past recipients were in the top 7% of the applicant pool.

Value of Scholarship: 
Notre Dame’s merit-based scholarships range from $5,000 per year to the full cost of attendance, these scholarships are typically renewable for four years and recipients may be invited to participate in leadership development and enrichment opportunities as an additional benefit of their award.

Scholarship Application Guide: 
Selections for all merit-based scholarships are made as part of the admission process and no separate application is required for consideration, however, eligible students may be contacted directly with a request for additional information (e.g. resume, phone interview, essay, etc.) prior to selection.

Need-Based Financial Aid
Prospective first year students wishing to be considered for need-based financial assistance must first complete an International Student Certification Of Finances in the applicant portal along with the CSS Profile (available October 1). Both of these requirements are due at the time of application.

** It's important to note that University of Notre Dame admission decisions for international applicants are need-aware. This means applicants will be evaluated for admission with consideration of the ability of students or parents to pay educational costs.

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the UND International Scholarship page.